Posts By Nancy Y. Kim

Notes from the Field

Integrating China’s Migrant Women in Sanxiang

June 8, 2011

Like many manufacturing hubs in the Pearl River Delta region, Sanxiang Town in Guangdong Province has a large migrant population. Though they make up more than half of the total population, they are not considered official residents…

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In The News

China’s New Generation of Migrants

September 29, 2010

Large-scale labor migration and related social tensions have long been issues of concern in China. Lack of integration of hundreds of millions of rural farmers into urban “receiving” cities, left-behind families in “sending” villages, and harsh working conditions for migrants have been common problems here for many years now. More recently, a so-called “new generation” […]

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